Counter Balance Forklift Refresher Training - Course Details

Course intro:

This Counter Balance Forklift for Experienced Drivers (Refresher) training course is a 1 Day programme, designed to provide trainees with knowledge and skills necessary for driving a counter balance forklift trucks.

Please note this course is delivered as in-house training only and practical in nature for refreshing your current certificate.


Course content

  • Housekeeping and Health and Safety
  • Introduction & Course Objectives
  • Safe operating practices and local policy
  • Basics of counter balance forklifts
  • Explanation, demonstration and guided practice when operating a counter balance forklift truck
  • Pre start checks
  • Correct operating procedures and work instructions
  • Attachments and pallets
  • (SWL) Safe working loads
  • Battery care or refuelling
  • Counter Balance Fork truck stability
  • Practical training
  • Competence testing
  • Questions and Evaluations


Intended audience

This Counter Balance Forklift (Refresher) course is to re certify current trained staff

Operators must have previously completed this course and are re certifying


Entry requirements

Minimum age- 18 years old

Minimum English requirements: Leaners must be able to understand and convey the concepts contained in the programme content.

Max : 3 staff